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Genetics of neuromuscular disorders Proceedings of the Fifth International Clinical Genetics Seminar, held in Rethymno, Crete, October 25-30, 1988 (Progress in clinical and biological research)

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Published by Liss .
Written in English


  • Congresses,
  • genetics,
  • Neuromuscular diseases,
  • Genetic aspects

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The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8245720M
ISBN 100845151568
ISBN 109780845151563

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